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Fistula in Ano, hernia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   hi doctor,
User :   doctor,
User :   acually my father have the hernia problem
Doctor :   Yes I am Dr.Mazumdar

Doctor :  
Please proceed with your query
User :   he has this last 1-1/2 year
User :   and he operate this one time last 4 month.
Doctor :   Ok

User :   but now it occur again
User :   so what will be the best suggestion for it
User :   and what we do..
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Let me ask you few questions
User :   XXXXXXXX
Doctor :  
What is his age, occupation?
User :   age : 52
User :   govt servent
User :   plz.
Doctor :  
Where is the hernia?
User :   both side
Doctor :  
Is it inguinal, umbilical
Doctor :  
Is it in the groin or stomach
User :   no it is on hip
Doctor :   There are many types of hernias
Doctor :  
that like femoral, umbilical, inguinal, incisional
User :   ok.
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
I guess it is inguinal hernia
User :   ya sir
Doctor :  
Ok let me tell few things about hernia firsgt
Doctor :  
A hernia occurs when the contents of a body cavity bulge out of the area where they are normally contained.
User :   ok
Doctor :   This hernia comes out from the weak portions of its wall
Doctor :  
so in your father's case it might be the abdominal wall that is weak
User :   oh..dr, sorry to intrupt.
User :   i talk with my father
User :   he says it is fustla
User :   not herniya
Doctor :   Ok
User :   which is on hips
User :   both side
Doctor :   I would like to know what type of fistula
Doctor :   Again fistulas are many types
User :   ok sir
Doctor :  
A fistula is an abnormal connection between an organ, vessel, or intestine and another structure.
Doctor :   They usually happens after an injury to that particular site
Doctor :   or surgery

User :   i think it is by a injury
Doctor :   The common types are anorectal, arterial

Doctor :   What surgery was done earlier

User :   dr..
Doctor :  
Is it fistula surgery or the hernia repair
User :   they hv done surgery but which type..i can't say..
User :   can you have the option i can tell you
User :   oh..it's fistula surgery
Doctor :   Ok which type?

Doctor :  
Why cant you make your father talk to me?
Doctor :  
he can read out the discharge summary
Doctor :  
and the scribblings on the pad
User :   oh..actually i'm in delhi and he is in Nainital
Doctor :  
so that it becomes clear
Doctor :  
for everyone of us
Doctor :  
health is a kind of subject which cannot be misinterpreted
Doctor :  
We can help him over phone
User :   ya i understand..
Doctor :  
Use our facility called 'Get a call from Doctor ' service
User :   how can we talk at phone
User :   ok.
Doctor :  
for the persons who cannot chat
Doctor :  
WWW.WWWW.WW User :   sir can you tell me the best in delhi for fistula
Doctor :  
One call can help your father a lot
User :   any surgon
Doctor :  
Yes let me help you
User :   ok
Doctor :  
WWW.WWWW.WW User :   is surgery is the only option for fistula..
Doctor :   We can help you fix up an appnt with them too
User :   and hw many time..?
User :   we do the surgery
Doctor :   I did not understand your question
Doctor :  
Recurrent fistuals are common
User :   so what the sXXXXXXXXution for recurring fistula
User :   is only surgury..?
Doctor :  
FIrst one has to find out the injury point
Doctor :  
and remove it
User :   ok..
Doctor :  
and treat the cuase of it
Doctor :  
Some times TB, chronic disease, gonorrhoea, non healing sore
Doctor :  
cause the fistula to recurr
User :   Dr. the reason of fistual is constipetion also
Doctor :  
then it might recover
Doctor :  
If the surgery is not done correctly for the first time
Doctor :  
Fistula can lead to constipation also
Doctor :  
I could understand that your father has Anal fistula
User :   ok..
Doctor :  
Am I right
User :   may be this is the other reson..
User :   so in this case what the precosons
Doctor :  
Bland diet and high fibre diet
Doctor :  
Good amount of water
User :   ok..
Doctor :  
Good life style and making a habit to see the loo at regular timings
User :   sir so now what we do..?
Doctor :  
you should consult a general surgeon in your area
Doctor :  
and get the examination done properly
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and see if there are some reason why this is recurring
Doctor :  
The general surgeon can do a fistulectomy operation
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and fix the cause of recurrence
User :   can your Doctors help me in this
Doctor :  
Yes
Doctor :  
We can fix up appnt with the best surgeon available
Doctor :  
and get the surgery done
Doctor :  
and take care of your fXXXXXXXXlow up
User :   ok but next time how can i give this chat reference
Doctor :  
You can come back from the same chat ID
User :   ok..
Doctor :  
and our doctors can retrieve your chat details
Doctor :  
what you have chatted for
Doctor :  
and your need
User :   and how can use the talk to doctor facility
Doctor :   I have given you the link
User :   ok..
Doctor :  
WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   Open this

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and proceed with the payment
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